Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Constitution Day Poster Contest!

For all the creative kids out there, take note of this fun contest! Constitutionfacts.com is sponsoring the Second Annual GovDoc Kids Group Constitution Day Poster Contest for students.

To compete, the contest invites K-12 entrants (including homeschoolers) to celebrate Constitution Day (September 17, 2009) by designing a poster showing how they benefited from the freedoms embodied in the U.S. Constitution.

Entries must be postmarked by October 1, 2009. The first 100 entrants receive a free pocket constitution book from constitutionfacts.com, with the contest winner receiving additional prizes!
So...grab your colored pencils, markers, crayons, fingerpaints or watercolors and design a handmade poster showing how you and your family benefit from the freedoms embodied in the U.S. Constitution. You must use an 8 1/2" x 11" paper to create your design . Your poster can feature any aspect of the Constitution, including the Bill of Rights & Amendments . Make it colorful! Be creative!

Click here for more details about this contest or click here to download the Poster Design Contest entry form.

Click here to receive a FREE copy of The U.S. Constitution & Fascinating Facts About It where you'll see the entire text of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence—and much more! You’ll find interesting insights into the men who wrote the Constitution, how it was created, and how the Supreme Court has interpreted the Constitution in the two centuries since its creation (Note: You will have to pay $3.00 for shipping).